• John Nelson, MSEE, PE, IEEE Life Fellow

    Senior Consultant

    John Nelson, Founder and Senior Consultant, started NEI in 1982 and continues to dedicate his life to
    the company he created. John has an extensive engineering background and possesses a wealth of
    instrumental knowledge. He is an IEEE Life Fellow, the highest honor bestowed upon an engineer. Also,
    John has also authored dozens of technical papers on topics such as protection, arc-flash, grounding,
    and safety.

    To this day, John spends a majority of his time on-site and in the field rather than at his desk. This gives
    him knowledge and perspective on power systems that is unparalleled in the industry.

    John received his Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Colorado Boulder in
    1975.